home and dry

idiom

Definition of home and dry

British, informal
: sure of succeeding, winning, etc. : no longer in danger of failing If we can meet this next deadline, we'll be home and dry.

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“Home and dry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/home%20and%20dry. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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